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Of Dead-Weasel Toupees And Homophobia

Of Dead-Weasel Toupees And Homophobia

Christianity, Consitution, Discernment, Essay, GLBT, Jim Cowles, Philosophy, Politics, Sexuality, Skeptic, Spirituality
Skepticism is the chastity of the intellect, and it is shameful to surrender it too soon or to the first comer: there is nobility in preserving it coolly and proudly through long youth, until at last, in the ripeness of instinct and discretion, it can be safely exchanged for fidelity and happiness. -- George Santayana In opposition to civil rights for LGBTQ people, conservatives often advance the argument that, whereas civil rights legislation for African-Americans is justified on the basis that one is not free to choose one’s race, civil rights legislation for LGTBQ people is not justified because homosexuality – at least, so the allegation goes – is something people choose.  So, the argument proceeds, legislation prohibiting discrimination against African-Americans in matters of housi

yin yang – loss gain

Christianity, GLBT, Love, Poetry, Religion, Sexuality, Spirituality, Theology
yin yang - loss gain have you seen the seed dropping on the path? and heard its dying cry? or seen the caterpillar crawl up the tree? spinning itself into silk and dissolving? death is the cause. resurrection is the finality. each moment dies and becomes.  infinite rebirth. which is the most beautiful? dedicated to Colin Stewart, reborn August 20, 2011